Teaching Assistant Outwood Primary Academy Park Hill, Wakefield

£11,654 to £11,887
Grade 3
Contract type
Working patterns
Part time
27.5 hours per week, Monday to Friday, term time only
Start date
September 2020
Temporary position
02 July 2021

In line with the Government’s announcement, our academy is closed until further notice. However, we are still busily planning ahead for the forthcoming academic year and are excited about welcoming new recruits to come and join us. In place of academy based interviews, we have set up systems to ensure that alternative options are still available via skype/video conferencing wherever possible. Every effort will be made to try and accommodate any specific requirements so that no-one is at a disadvantage. Understandably, visits to the school are not possible at present, however we are really keen to ensure that you have as much information to proceed with your application as possible, so if you would like a conversation about either the academy or the position please contact Lorraine Andrew at l.andrew@outwood.com who will be happy to assist.

Outwood Primary Academy Park Hill are seeking a Teaching Assistant to join their academy. As a Teaching Assistant, you will promote the learning and welfare of the children by providing practical and learning support, under the direction of the class teacher. You will be supporting the learning of individuals or small groups of pupils within the classroom and may be responsible for some learning activities within the overall teaching plan.

This is a temporary appointment and will terminate on 02 July 2021.

Please refer to the enclosed Job Description and Person Specification for full details of the role.

Outwood Primary Academy Park Hill aims to create a supportive and stimulating environment where children feel safe, happy and valued; where every child has opportunities to achieve his or her potential. We work to enable our children to become successful learners, to achieve the best they can in order to prepare them for life in the local and world-wide community.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our students. All offers of employment will be subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Please note that there is currently a job evaluation exercise being undertaken across the Trust. The salary advertised for this post is therefore subject to job evaluation and may change.

We reserve the right to close advertisements early. Advertisements will therefore close at 12 noon, either on the advertised closing date, or the day the decision has been taken to close the advertisement early.

Please note that the interview date may change depending on the changing demands of COVID-19. All applicants will be updated accordingly should this date change.



Outwood Primary Academy Park Hill

Irwin Crescent, Wakefield, WF1 4QY

Age range
01924 303655
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